VOTE | Wrexham AFC’s Best National League Centre Backs

Over the next few days, you can pick the best XI to have represented Wrexham in the National League. Each day there’ll be a poll for a different position – after you’ve voted for each position your XI will be revealed. Who were Wrexham’s best National League Centre Backs? As we’ve played 4-3-3 for most of our time in the division, the side will stick … Continue reading VOTE | Wrexham AFC’s Best National League Centre Backs

PREVIEW: Wrexham AFC v Altrincham FC

Here’s my column from last week’s Leader. It forms part of the paper’s comprehensive pre-match coverage every Friday, featuring interviews, an in-depth look at the opposition and lots of statistical analysis. All content in the column (c) http://www.leaderlive.co.uk. Prepare yourself for action tomorrow as Altrincham’s recent visits to The Racecourse have been characterised by a series of red cards. Last season ended nine against ten … Continue reading PREVIEW: Wrexham AFC v Altrincham FC

Wrexham FC v Altrincham FC Preview

Here’s my column from last week’s Leader. It forms part of the paper’s comprehensive pre-match coverage every Friday, featuring interviews, an in-depth look at the opposition and lots of statistical analysis. All content in the column (c) http://www.leaderlive.co.uk. Our record against Altrincham is quite surprising. You might have expected us to have played our neighbours from over the border quite often, but in fact we’ve … Continue reading Wrexham FC v Altrincham FC Preview

Wilkin is the Strong Silent Type Wrexham FC Need

So Kevin Wilkin it is then! I’d love to make out I had some inside knowledge, but I must say that the board played their cards impressively close to their chests throughout this process. My attempts to put two and two together and assume Micky Mellon was the man after he left Barnsley yesterday merely taught me that speculation is never a wise idea! Wilkin’s … Continue reading Wilkin is the Strong Silent Type Wrexham FC Need

What was the question again?

The other day my wife asked me; “Have you checked the oil in the car?”  I replied ; “That’s a very interesting question. You’re hair looks lovely today”. I expected my cunning response would elicit a response along the lines of; “Thank you my love, I’ve put some new expensive goop on it.”  Like many husbands, I had misjudged my wife’s response. Her knuckles visited … Continue reading What was the question again?

Last Chance To See

> With the regular overhaul pretty much complete, we can start to settle into seeing how the new squad operates, but don’t let yourself get too familiar with them. There’s another huge revamp on the horizon, and perhaps some nettles should have been grasped this time round to avoid it. Irrespective of our success or failure this season, a chunk of the side will disband … Continue reading Last Chance To See

Westwood Loss Part of a Worrying Bigger Picture

>In itself, the loss of Ashley Westwood doesn’t fill me with dread. In context, though, it’s a worry. Westwood is sound, but not irreplaceable. I thought he finished the season playing as well as he ever did for us, but the fact is he’s a solid Conference centre back in his mid-thirties, so hardly impossible to replace. However, when you factor in the number of … Continue reading Westwood Loss Part of a Worrying Bigger Picture